THE DIARIES OF RICHARD KINSEY BONEY
of Duckport Plantation, Madison Parish, Louisiana
PHOTO AND ILLUSTRATION CREDITS
NO. Illustration Primary Source Secondary Source Ch
1 V.M.I. Cadet Richard Kinsey Boney -- age 16 – about 1875 Boney Family Collection 0
2 Example of Richard K. Boney’s Volume I (ink) diary Boney Family Collection 0
3 Col. Greene L. Boney Boney Family Collection Sherrill Sevier Pirone 0
4 Boney home at Duckport Boney Family Collection Dorothy Sevier Elliott 0
5 Beauvoir, Jefferson Davis' Home near Biloxi, MS, from which the Boney house was designed Beauvoir Beauvoir Internet Site 0
6 Index map showing relation of Duckport Plantation to Lexington, VA and other points of interest Richard P. Sevier 0
7 V.M.I. Campus in 1928. Very few of these buildings were present during 1874-1878 VMI Archives Virginia Military Institute
Brochure--Views of the Grounds and Activities, 1929
0
8 V.M.I. Cadet Pledge VMI Archives V.M.I. Archives Internet Site:
http://www.vmi.edu/~arcimage/pledge.gif
1
9 General Francis H. Smith VMI Archives V.M.I. Archives Internet Site:
http://www.vmi.edu/~arcimage/smithovl.jpg
1
10 Col. Scott Shipp -- about 1862 VMI Archives 1
11 Mess hall -- about 1875 VMI Archives V.M.I. Archives Internet Site:
http://www.vmi.edu/~arcimage/messhall.gif
1
12 V.M.I. Parade Ground (Pre-1928 photo) VMI Archives Virginia Military Institute
Brochure--Views of the Grounds and Activities, 1929
1
13 Col. John T. L. Preston VMI Archives 1
14 Cadet Barracks about 1875 VMI Archives V.M.I. Archives Internet Site:
http://www.vmi.edu/~arcimage/barr1875.jpg
1
15 Barracks courtyard about 1880 VMI Archives V.M.I. Archives Internet Site:
http://www.vmi.edu/~arcimage/courtyd.gif
1
16 Road to Glory" - "Stonewall” Jackson leaves V.M.I. April 21, 1861 by well-known Civil War artist Mort Künstler Mort Künstler Mort Künstler Gallery Internet Site:
http://www.mortkunstler.com/road2glory2.htm
2
17 Col. Thomas Hoomes Williamson VMI Archives 2
18 Dr. Francis A. Scratchley, mentioned often in his diary The Centennial History of
Sigma Chi 1855-1955
2
19 Artillery Drill at V.M.I., “Stonewall” Jackson statue in foreground VMI Archives Virginia Military Institute
Brochure--Views of the Grounds and Activities, 1929
2
20 Recumbent Statue of General Robert E. Lee. 1982 William R. Sevier 2
21 Map showing route from Lexington to Montgomery White Richard P. Sevier 2
22 Typical Cottage at Montgomery White Sulphur Springs Virginia State Archives Dorothy Bodell -- Montgomery White Sulphur Springs, p. 53
23 German Artist Edward Beyer's Depiction of the Montgomery White Sulphur Springs in 1857 Edward Beyer, Album of
Virginia
Stan Cohen -- Historic
Springs of Virginia, p. 76
2
24 Montgomery White Sulphur Springs, Cottages & Sulphur Spring Pavilion Virginia Tech Archives Dorothy Bodell -- Montgomery White Sulphur Springs, p. 51 2
25 Map of trip to Richmond Richard P. Sevier 2
26 Statue of Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson, Richmond, VA VMI Archives 2
27 Receipt for “nickeling” two muskets Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 3
28 Program for Joint Celebration of Cadet & Dialectic Societies 1/26/1876 Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 3
29 Map showing Trips taken during summer of 1876 Richard P. Sevier 3
30 Fairmount Park -- about 1875 James Cremer
Philadelphia, PA
Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 26
3
31 West Point Cadet Camp at Centennial George Barker
Niagara Falls, NY
Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 166
3
32 Map of Centennial Area Unknown Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 88
3
33 Entrance to Main Building of Philadelphia Exposition George Barker
Niagara Falls, NY
Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 92
3
34 Agriculture Hall Unknown Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p.128
3
35 Inside Main Building Looking West Centennial Photographic Co.
Philadelphia, PA
Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 101
3
36 Inside Agricultural Hall showing British Exhibit Centennial Photographic Co.
Philadelphia, PA
Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 130
3
37 Dance card from previous night. Sewanee, TN Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 3
38 Horticultural Hall and Gardens Centennial Photographic Co.
Philadelphia, PA
Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 141
3
39 Inside Horticultural Hall Centennial Photographic Co.
Philadelphia, PA
Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 144
3
40 Machinery Building Centennial Photographic Co.
Philadelphia, PA
Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 121
3
41 Inside Machinery Building showing Krupp Cannons Centennial Photographic Co.
Philadelphia, PA
Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 122
3
42 Memorial Hall -- the Art Gallery Centennial Photographic Co.
Philadelphia, PA
Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 110
3
43 Inside the Art Gallery -- the American Department Centennial Photographic Co.
Philadelphia, PA
Rinhart, Floyd & Marion --
America's Centennial Celebration (Philadelphia -- 1876) p. 115
3
44 Program from first attempt as a debater, 1/26/1877 Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 4
45 Ezekiel statue “Virginia Mourning Her Dead” commemorating the Battle of New Market, VA VMI Archives V.M.I. Archives Internet Site:
http://www.vmi.edu/~arcimage/vamourn.jpg
4
46 Washington & Lee 1877 Commencement Ball Invitation Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 4
47 Invitation to V.M.I.  Class of 1877 Graduation Ball Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 4
48 Program from Cadet & Dialectic Joint Celebration where R. K. Boney was Orator, 1/25/1878 Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 5
49 Invitation from his brother, James, at Cooper Institute Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 5
50 Orator's medal (front) won by R. K. Boney Dorothy Sevier Elliott 5
51 Orator's medal (back) won by R. K. Boney Dorothy Sevier Elliott 5
52 Richard K. Boney V.M.I. graduation picture VMI Archives 5
53 Invoice for fraternity ring Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 5
54 Invitation to V.M.I. 1878 Graduation Ball Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 5
55 Program for Joint Celebration of Cadet & Dialectic Societies -- July 1, 1878 Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 5
56 Invitation to V.M.I. Class of 1878 Commencement Exercises Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 5
57 V.M.I. Graduation Picture -- Class of 1878 VMI Archives 5
58 Grand Hotel at Rockbridge Alum Springs, built in 1873 anc closed in 1902 Virginia State Archives Stan Cohen -- Historic
Springs of Virginia, p. 98
5
59 Bath Alum Springs in early 1900's. The buildings were torn down in the late 1930's Virginia State Archives Stan Cohen -- Historic
Springs of Virginia, p. 8
5
60 Map showing Trip from Lexington to Warm Springs Richard P. Sevier 5
61 Warm Springs from Beyer's 1857 Album of Virginia Edward Beyer, Album of
Virginia
Stan Cohen -- Historic
Springs of Virginia, p. 114
5
62 Healing Springs Virginia State Archives Stan Cohen -- Historic
Springs of Virginia, p. 50
5
63 Hot Springs from Beyer's 1857 Album of Virginia Edward Beyer, Album of
Virginia
Stan Cohen -- Historic
Springs of Virginia, p. 57
5
64 Blue Ridge Springs Stan Cohen -- Historic
Springs of Virginia, p. 14
5
65 Allegheny Springs from E. A. Pollard's book The Virginia Tourist Edward A. Pollard, The Virginia Tourist Stan Cohen -- Historic
Springs of Virginia, p. 3
5
66 Yellow Sulphur Springs from Beyer's 1857 Album of Virginia Edward Beyer, Album of
Virginia
Stan Cohen -- Historic
Springs of Virginia, p. 124
5
67 University of Virginia Campus -- about 1868 E. M. Betts Collection, Manuscripts Division,
University of Virginia
Heblich and Elwood -- Charlottesville and the University of Virginia - A Pictorial History, pp. 30-31 6
68 Professor John Barbee Minor Manuscripts Division,
University of Virginia
Heblich and Elwood -- Charlottesville and the University of Virginia - A Pictorial History, p. 36 6
69 Town Hall -- about 1900 Helen Duke and the R. T. W. Duke Collection Margaret W. Fowler Clark -- The Golden Age of the Performing Arts  - A Social History of The Town Hall (Levy Opera House) 1852-1912, p. 45 6
70 Typical Student's Room -- 1875 Manuscripts Division,
University of Virginia
William B. O'Neal -- A Pictorial History of the University of Virginia. P. 103 6
71 University of Virginia Book Store -- about 1879 John W. Williams Heblich and Elwood -- Charlottesville and the University of Virginia - A Pictorial History, p. 54 6
72 Downtown Charlottesville in late 1880's. Stepping-stones allowed pedestrians to cross the muddy streets. Charlottesville Daily Progress Heblich and Elwood -- Charlottesville and the University of Virginia - A Pictorial History, p. 44 6
73 Drug Store on corner. Dr. Chancellor's office was upstairs in this 1870's photo. Manuscripts Division,
University of Virginia
Heblich and Elwood -- Charlottesville and the University of Virginia - A Pictorial History, p. 50 6
74 Blind Tom Margaret W. Fowler Clark Margaret W. Fowler Clark -- The Golden Age of the Performing Arts  - A Social History of The Town Hall (Levy Opera House) 1852-1912, p. 34 6
75 University of Virginia Library -- about 1870 Manuscripts Division,
University of Virginia
William B. O'Neal -- A Pictorial History of the University of Virginia. P. 76 6
76 Carr's Hill Boarding House -- about 1890 Manuscripts Division,
University of Virginia
William B. O'Neal -- A Pictorial History of the University of Virginia. P. 104 6
77 Reverend George L. Petrie, pastor of Charlottesville Daily Progress Heblich and Elwood -- Charlottesville and the University of Virginia - A Pictorial History, p. 91 6
78 University of Virginia & Charlottesville from Manuscripts Division,
University of Virginia
William B. O'Neal -- A Pictorial History of the University of Virginia. P. 56 6
79 Map of Charlottesville area -- about 1875 Albemarle County Historical Society Heblich and Elwood -- Charlottesville and the University of Virginia - A Pictorial History, p. 37 6
80 University of Virginia Reservoir -- about 1895 E. M. Betts Collection, Manuscripts Division,
University of Virginia
William B. O'Neal -- A Pictorial History of the University of Virginia. P. 100
81 Christ Episcopal Church -- founded in 1826 Charlottesville Daily Progress Heblich and Elwood -- Charlottesville and the University of Virginia - A Pictorial History, p. 37 6
82 Dawson's Row – about 1912 E. M. Betts Collection, Manuscripts Division,
University of Virginia
William B. O'Neal -- A Pictorial History of the University of Virginia. P. 62 6
83 Ribbon worn by members of the "Eli Bananas" Boney Family Collection 6
84 "Eli Bananas" members? VMI Archives 6
85 University of Louisiana -- about 1850 Watercolor by Boyd Cruise Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 170 7
86 St. Charles Hotel -- 1876 Frank Leslies Illustrated
Newspaper
Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 84 7
87 1873 Map of New Orleans Appleton's Hand Book of
Southern Travel
7
88 Rena Cox's "autograph" book in which R. K. Boney
wrote a note
Boney Family Collection 7
89 Grunewald Hall -- 1873 Jewell's Crescent City
Illustrated
Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 315 7
90 Academy of Music -- 1873 Jewell's Crescent City
Illustrated
Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 147 7
91 State House -- 1835 Confederate Museum Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 92 7
92 Example of money issued by the Eastman College Bank, about 1880 Eastman's National
Business College
Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 7
93 Loading and Shiping Cotton --  1883 Harper's Weekly -- July 7, 1883 Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 305 7
94 Cosmopolitan Hotel -- about 1900 Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 199 7
95 U. S. Mint -- about 1858 Ballou's Pictorial Drawing
Room Companion
Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 90 7
96 Painting of Steamship Louisiana Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 345 7
97 New Orleans Custom House -- 1873 Jewell's Crescent City
Illustrated
Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 107 7
98 Christ Church (Episcopal) -- 1873 Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 114 7
99 Cartoon from L'Abeille in 1900, poking fun at the authorities about the repaving of Chartres Street L'Abeille Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 179 7
100 Thirty-fifth annual parade of New Orleans firemen, March 4, 1872 Louisiana State Museum Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 226 7
101 St. Charles Theatre -- about 1850 Lithograph by G. Tolti Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 145 7
102 First Presbyterian Church about 1900 Photo by L. E. Cormier Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 114 7
103 New Orleans Post Office -- about 1845 Norman's New Orleans and
Environs, 1845
Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 271 7
104 French Opera House -- about 1860 Watercolor by Boyd Cruise Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 154 7
105 Louisiana Jockey Club -- 1874 The New York Daily Graphic Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 250 7
106 The Natchez -- 1883 Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 333 7
107 St. Louis Hotel -- 1873 Jewell's Crescent City
Illustrated
Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 79 7
108 Crowning the May Queen in City Park -- 1863 Harpers Weekly, 1863 Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 237 7
109 Louisiana Jockey Club -- 1873 Jewell's Crescent City
Illustrated
Leonard V. Huber -- New Orleans -- a Pictorial History, p. 249 7
110 Program from Commencement Exercises Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 7
111 Richard K. Boney and his tractor -- the first in Madison Parish Boney Family Collection 8
112 Dusting Cotton by Hand on Duckport Plantation, early 1920's Boney Family Collection Dorothy Sevier Elliott 8
113 Richard K. Boney at his law office in Tallulah -- 1925 Boney Family Collection 8
114 The only three remaining Boney children and their spouses. Shown at the Tallulah home about 1939 Boney Family Collection 8
LETTER AND NEWSPAPER CREDITS
1 Letter from Judge E. D. Farrar to G. L. Boney Boney Family Collection 2
2 Montgomery White Sulphur Springs Article Stan Cohen-Historic Springs of Virginia, pp. 79-83 2
3 Newspaper Account of R. K. Boney's first Debate Unknown Newspaper Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 4
4 Newspaper Account of 1878 V.M.I. Commencement Unknown Newspaper Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 5
5 Newspaper Account of 1878 V.M.I. Graduation Ball Unknown Newspaper Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 5
6 Newspaper Account of 1880 University of Louisiana Law School Graduation Exercises Unknown Newspaper Richard K. Boney Scrapbook 7
7 Richard K. Boney Mentioned in Sigma Chi History The History of Sigma Chi
Fraternity -- 1855-1930 pp. 347-349
8
8 Richard K. Boney Mentioned in Sigma Chi History The Centennial History of
Sigma Chi Fraternity -- 1855-1955 pp. 112-113
8